2 more meningitis cases reported in N.H.
New Hampshire health officials Tuesday reported two more cases of fungal meningitis linked to medications produced by New England Compounding Center, the now-closed Framingham speciality pharmacy at the heart of the national outbreak. This brings the number of confirmed cases in New Hampshire to six. At the same time, the number of people reported to be infected nationally climbed Tuesday, rising from 214 to 233, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The death toll stands at 15.